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He said it's been going on for a while now. we've noticed he's always fidgeting around and he gets distracted easily. ?

He said it's been going on for a while now. we've noticed he's always fidgeting around and he gets distracted easily. ?

?? Attention Deficit: There is a very skimpy history given but has ADD been given any consideration? There are good screening tools for it and good treatments. Have him seen by a good educational psychologist for evaluation. ...Read more

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My baby keeps wakening up fidgeting.Why is this? 

My baby keeps wakening up fidgeting.Why is this? 

Might not be awake: Your baby might not actually be awake- babies move a lot (and make lots of noise!) during sleep. Sometimes it may sound and seem like they are awake, but they are in fact asleep. If you hear movement or sounds from baby's bedroom don't rush in to pick them up, wait awhile and see if they settle themselves or go back into a deep sleep. ...Read more

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Is there anything i can do to stop fidgeting in my sleep?

Is there anything i can do to stop fidgeting in my sleep?

Yes: See a sleep specialist or your primary physician. If you have periodic limb movements disorder, there are some medications that can help. Known precipitants can also be examined for. Avoid alcohol before bed, and make sure you are not iron-deficient. ...Read more

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Why is Zoloft making me fidget at night?

Why is Zoloft making me fidget at night?

^'ed nervousness ;: Insomnia are two possible side effects from zoloft. They may dissipate with time. Let your prescribing provider know about these side effects. Take care. ...Read more

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How do I stop myself from fidgeting in my sleep?

How do I stop myself from fidgeting in my sleep?

Get help: There are a number of things that can cause this. I would suggest seeing a sleep specialist or psychologist for an evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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I easily lose focus, and that's a big problem for my studies. My mind tends to wander alot. I always fidget. Why is that?

I easily lose focus, and that's a big problem for my studies. My mind tends to wander alot. I always fidget. Why is that?

At least you know: That is your problem, lot of kid who fall behind do not know this , now you you focus on your education to succeed , yu know you want to succeed . Good luck. ...Read more

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Do some people fidget more when their blood glucose levels are high?

Do some people fidget more when their blood glucose levels are high?

Usually not: People with low blood glucose level may become anxious and fidget more. Elevated glucose levels are not likely to be associated with being fidgety. ...Read more

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Adult adhd- what should I expect from generic Adderall 40mg? Trouble reading for more than 10mins, fidgeting, but no change after 2weeks on meds.

Adult adhd- what should I expect from generic Adderall 40mg? Trouble reading for more than 10mins, fidgeting, but no change after 2weeks on meds.

Expect more: Medication for add should make a real change in your performance, &often in confidence. The dose is relevant, but equally important are the regimen (other rx), the duration of effect, treatment of related conditions, & other factors.Look for other subtle signs of improvement; if none, then see your dr (hopefully, an expert in add) &the entire med regimen(incl your risp) should be reevaluated &adjusted. ...Read more

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